Just 8% Rate Public Schools ‘Excellent’
As students return to the classroom this fall, more than four times as many Americans rate public schools poor as rate them excellent.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that only eight percent (8%) of American Adults rate the performance of public schools in America today as excellent. Twenty-two percent (22%) rate America’s schools good, 31% rate them fair and 35% give public schools a poor rating. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on August 9-10, 2022 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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